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"palatable" in British English

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palatableadjective

uk   /ˈpæl.ə.tə.bl̩/  us   /-t̬ə-/
  • palatable adjective (TASTE)

formal Palatable ​food or ​drink has a ​pleasanttaste: a very palatable ​wine The ​meal was ​barely palatable.
Opposite
(Definition of palatable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"palatable" in American English

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palatableadjective

 us   /ˈpæl·ə·t̬ə·bəl/
good enough to ​eat or ​drink: They could make ​powderedeggs into palatable ​omelets. If something is palatable, it is ​acceptable: The ​citycouncil has ​tried to make ​propertytaxes more palatable by giving ​homeowners more ​time to ​pay them.
(Definition of palatable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “palatable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 味道, 美味的,可口的…
in Turkish lezzetli, tadı hoş, hoş…
in Russian вкусный, приемлемый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 味道, 美味的,可口的…
in Polish smaczny, strawny, do przyjęcia…
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